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  1. Victor Maffei dies; played accordion at '76 GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    Victor "Vic" Maffei died July 17, 2016, at age 83 in Brookville after more than 60 years of performing at local and national events. In 1976, he performed at the Republican National Convention for Gerald Ford.

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  2. Driver in Northern State fatal crash arrested, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    A Queens woman was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after an accident that killed the other driver late Monday on the Northern State Parkway, police said. Silvia Ibanez, 42, of Arverne, Queens, was traveling west near Exit 29A at about 10:15 p.m. when her car hit a black 2013 Toyota Camry driven by Juan Collado, 61, of Washington Heights, State... A Queens woman was arrested and charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated after an accident that killed the other driver late Monday on the Northern State Parkway, police said.

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  3. Nabbed bank robbers cut through roofs and walls, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    Federal agents and NYPD detectives have arrested three Brooklyn men on charges they burglarized two city banks and made off with $5 million in cash, jewelry and other valuables after cutting through roofs and walls. Charged with conspiracy and other charges were Michael Mazzara, 44, Charles Kerrigan, 40, and Anthony Mascuzzio, 36, officials said Tuesday morning.

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  4. Queens man arrested in 10 Nassau burglaries, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newsday

    Andre Hampton, 56, left, of Queens was arrested by Nassau County police on Monday, July 25, 2016, in multiple burglaries of vehicle repair shops in Nassau County. Police in late June had released the surveillance image, right, of the suspect wanted in the theft of dozens of inspection and emission stickers from a Mazda dealership in Wantagh.

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  5. Noise levels near LaGuardia airport excessive, new data showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    A device that detects and gathers noise level data from airplanes arriving at and leaving LaGuardia Airport on the rooftop of a 16-story building at 138-10 Franklin Ave., Flushing, Queens, on July 25, 2016. Photo Credit: Uli Seit A device that detects and gathers noise level data from airplanes arriving at and leaving LaGuardia Airport on the rooftop of a 16-story building at 138-10 Franklin Ave., Flushing, Queens, on July 25, 2016.

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  6. Woman found dead in McCarren Park in Williamsburg, NYPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Newsday

    A woman's body was found in McCarren Park on July 24, 2016, the NYPD said. This is the third person found dead in a city park in three days, police said.

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  7. Love Story: She came to buy gum and, by gum, she likes meRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Newsday

    We first became aware of each other in 1980 at Leroy Pharmacy in Bayside, Queens, when we were both 16 years old. I was working there as a stock boy when Mr. Zaino, the owner of Gino's pizzeria next door, walked through the pharmacy with his daughter Carmela.

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  8. Mike Piazza's induction brings Amazin' atmosphere to CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Newsday

    Retired New York Mets catcher Mike Piazza gestures at a press conference announcing that he and Ken Griffey Jr. have been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame, Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, in New York. Both men will be inducted into the Hall of Fame this summer.

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  9. For Trump, it's about America's ego _ and his ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    Donald Trump was angry: A reporter had the gall to suggest that ego was behind his purchase of New York's famed Plaza Hotel. When he thought about it, though, he decided it was true -- and admitted as much in a big, big way.

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  10. Teen burglarizes New Hyde Park home, Nassau police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    Nassau County police arrested a Queens teenager Thursday after they said officers observed him drop an iPad as he ran away from them in New Hyde Park. Police said they received a call about 6 a.m. about a suspicious man near a home on Third Street.

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  11. Brooklyn firm picked to help Westbury use $10 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    A Brooklyn planning firm has been selected to help Westbury use $10 million to further revitalize its downtown, officials said Thursday. BJH Advisors LLC will receive up to $300,000 from Empire State Development, the state's primary business-aid agency, to provide consultants to Westbury.

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  12. After Times Square bomb hoax, 2 fast-acting cops take chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    Police in New York say they have a man in custody accused of throwing a fake bomb into a police vehicle in Times Square Wednesday night, July 20, 2016. Officers were commended for their bravery in handling the device.

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  13. L train shutdown escape guide created for Williamsburg residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newsday

    Real estate site StreetEasy has put together an interactive map to illustrate New York City neighborhoods that they've found to possess the most Williamsburgian qualities. Manhattan's Washington Heights, Central and West Harlem; Brooklyn's Crown Heights and Astoria, Queens, topped the list.

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  14. STEM preschool, legacy of 9/11, to open in Jericho in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newsday

    Monica Iken, left, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Iken STEM Science Academy Preschool at the Jericho Jewish Center in Jericho, on Wednesday, July 20, 2016. Among those joining her were Nassau County Legis.

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  15. NYPD tries to ID prospective terrorists who are mentally illRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newsday

    John Miller, deputy commissioner of Intelligence and Counter Terrorism for the NYPD, discusses current trends in terrorism at Roosevelt Hotel New York in Manhattan, during a breakfast sponsored by Association for a Better New York on July 20, 2016. Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang The NYPD is hoping to identify and treat mentally ill people who are prospective terrorists but can't legally be searched or arrested, the NYPD's top official for intelligence and counterterrorism said Wednesday.

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  16. Man charged in South Ozone Park crash that killed woman, injured girl, NYPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Newsday

    A man has been charged in the deadly South Ozone Park, Queens crash that happened on July 17, 2016, police said. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne Police have charged a man in connection with a crash in Queens over the weekend that killed a mother and critically injured her 9-year-old daughter, the NYPD said.

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  17. Lutheran's Chris Coalmon finally getting noticed by Division I schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Newsday

    Long Island Lutheran guard/forward Chris Coalmon dunks against Sacred Heart in a Big Apple Basketball High School Invitational game on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke Long Island Lutheran guard/forward Chris Coalmon dunks against Sacred Heart in a Big Apple Basketball High School Invitational game on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016.

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  18. South Ozone Park crash victim identified Zaalika Rasool, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Newsday

    The NYPD says a 40-year-old woman is dead and a 9-year-old girl is seriously injured following a crash in Queens. Authorities say the crash happened in South Ozone Park just after 5 p.m. Sunday when the driver of a BMW sport utility vehicle ignored a stop sign and struck a Toyota Corolla.

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  19. South Ozone Park crash leaves woman dead, girl critical: NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Newsday

    A woman is dead and a 9-year-old girl is in critical condition following a car crash in Queens on Sunday, the NYPD said. The crash occurred at 115th Avenue and 130th Street in South Ozone Park, when a BMW struck a Toyota "at a high rate of speed," a police spokesman said.

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  20. Distributor moving to LI to hold job fair for 60 positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Newsday

    Jonathan Webb is CEO of Entourage Commerce, which is moving from Queens to Hauppauge and will hold a job fair Wednesday in Islandia. Jan. 28, 2016 Photo Credit: Newsday / John Paraskevas Jonathan Webb is CEO of Entourage Commerce, which is moving from Queens to Hauppauge and will hold a job fair Wednesday in Islandia.

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